Jang Hun's fact-based drama, "A Taxi Driver" has been selected as South Korea's contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. "Taxi Driver" is the story of a Korean taxi driver who becomes…
Revisiting the 1980 Gwangju Massacre, a landmark historical event in South Korea’s march towards democracy, director Jang Hoon brings a sappy, feel-good touch to a tragic subject by focusing on the…
Opening on Wednesday, "A Taxi Driver" debuted on top of the South Korean box office. With top Korean actor Song Kang-ho and German star Thomas Kretschmann, the Showbox release earned $30.7 million…
South Korean Culture Minister, Cho Yoon-sun has admitted the existence of a government-operated blacklist of over 9,000 local artists. Cho made the apology statement during Monday's parliamentary…
"There are kings who have killed their own brothers and nephews to preserve the dynasty." These words are spoken by the 16th-century Korean monarch Yeongjo, unaware of the grave irony that he will…
Warner Bros. is to finance and distribute its first ever Korean-language movie, "Secret Agent".
A familiar yet compelling South Korean courtroom drama, propelled by Song Kang-ho's strong performance as an unlikely hero.
South Korea's film press has voted English-language "Snowpiercer" as the best Korean film of 2013.
With five days still remaining, local films are enjoying their biggest ever month in the #7 int'l B.O. territory. They dominate Hollywood movies by a ratio of more than four to one.
HONG KONG — Chinese Internet giant Tencent may be close to giving its WeChat business a separate stock market listing. WeChat is a phenomenally successful voice and video messaging service that was…
HONG KONG — Canadian-backed Korean film investor Spackman Entertainment Group is to seek a stock-market listing in Singapore. The company has appointed Singapore investment firm PrimePartners…